Current Description

The default configuration of Big Brother 1.4h2 and earlier does not include proper access restrictions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by using bbd to upload a file whose extension will cause it to be executed as a CGI script by the web server.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 11, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 10, 2017
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.0*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.1*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.2*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.3*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.3b*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.4*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.4g*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.4h*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.4h1*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.09b*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.09c*******
    2.3ApplicationSean MacguireBig Brother1.09d*******

Vulnerable Software List

Sean Macguire Big Brother 1.0, 1.09b, 1.09c, 1.09d, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.3b, 1.4, 1.4g, 1.4h, 1.4h1


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